Nashville, TN 37203 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 37203: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Nashville, TN 37203

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 2,871
  • Single Family Addresses: 3,319
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 6,419
  • County: Davidson County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.156, Longitude -86.789
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Nashville, TN 37203 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 14,871
Daytime Population: Workers 58,119
Daytime Population: Residents 6,571
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 64,690
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 4.35
Population in Households 13,902
Population in Familes 6,245
Population in Group Qrtrs 969
Population Density2 3,489
Diversity Index3 64


Median Household Income $37,090
Average Household Income $59,480
Per Capita Income $33,186


Total Housing Units 9,052 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,851 (20.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,984 (66.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,217 (13.4%)
Median Home Value $232,829
Average Home Value $268,625


Total Households 7,835
Average Household Size 1.77
Family Households 2,153
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 3.87% 2.43%
Households 4.97% 2.67%
Families 3.23% 2.02%
Median Household Income   4.3%
Per Capita Income   4.08%

Nashville, TN 37203 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 37203 to the other 616 ZIP Codes in Tennessee by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 160 74th
Population Density # 20 97th
Diversity Index # 17 97th
Median Household Income # 433 30th
Per Capita Income # 49 92nd

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